REDIAL: Third European Synthesis Report

A new Research Report within the framework of the REDIAL (Return Directive DIALogue) project has been published:

REDIAL Research Report 2016/05 on Judicial Implementation of Chapter IV of the Return Directive concerning Pre-Removal Detention

The third REDIAL European Synthesis Report assesses the domestic judicial implementation of Chapter IV of Directive 2008/115 (hereinafter RD), entitled Detention for the purpose of Removal. It offers a comparative overview of how national courts from the Member States interpreted and applied Chapter IV provisions on: the adoption of pre-removal detention decision(s); legality of pre-removal detention; conditions of detention of irregular third-country nationals (TCNs), including for minors and families; and derogations from detention requirements in emergencies situations